Student Blogs
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Current Students

Join our students on their journey as they work, play, and prepare to serve in the far reaches of the earth. See them struggle through course material, experience student life, and look forward to a near future overseas.

NameProgramCountry of Service
Alyssa BrownDTS Cooperative 


Our alumni serve with over 60 different organizations in dozens of countries. Here are a few of their stories.

NameProgramCountry of Service
Daniel Chen and
Tina Chen
Katie CraigApplied LinguisticsSoutheast Asia
Chris and Lori Gassler
  (see also YouTube)
World ArtsCameroon
Dave and Stacey HareCertificate in Applied LinguisticsCameroon
Adam and Ruth Huntley Central African Republic
Kyria J.Language & Culture Studies 
Juan Navarro Martinez
(bilingual blog, scroll for English)
M.A. Biblical Exegesis and Linguistics
(through DTS)
David and Shelly MidkiffCertificate in Applied LinguisticsPapua New Guinea
Ryan and Crystal PenningtonApplied Linguistics (Ryan),
Applied Anthropology (Crystal)
Papua New Guinea
SethApplied LinguisticsSoutheast Asia
Sam PfledererApplied LinguisticsMozambique
Eshinee VeithLanguage DevelopmentBotswana
Travis WilliamsonApplied LinguisticsEthiopia
Steve and Debbie MillerApplied Linguistics
Life Coaching
Papua New Guinea

  The blogs listed here are by GIAL students and alumni but do not necessarily reflect the views and opinions of the Graduate Institute of Applied Linguistics.  GIAL reserves the right to remove blogs from this page at any time.
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